The Geeked Gods NCBD Picks of the Week for 4/20/2016 are:
Black Eyed Kids #1-AfterShock Comics
Dept H #1-Dark Horse Comics
Snowfall #3-Image Comics
Tokyo Ghost #6-Image Comics
The Geeked Gods: This week we have some amazing stories continuing from Image Comics with a couple of new comic properties to add to the list from AfterShock Comics and Dark Horse Comics. The Geeked Gods pick of the week is Tokyo Ghost #6 we are big fans of the series and can’t wait to read the next issue in the series
Black Eyed Kids #1
The Geeked Gods says new series from AfterShock comics featuring some great talent in Joe Pruett and Szymon Kudranski sign me up. AfterShock Comics keeps bringing great new properties to the comic landscape can’t wait for this series.
Writer: Joe Pruett
Artist: Szymon Kudranski
Cover Artist: Francesco Francavilla
Publisher: AfterShock Comics
From the AfterShock Comics site
It’s dark. You’re alone. Then there’s a knock. You open the door to find two seemingly normal kids. They ask to come in, to borrow your phone to call for a ride. You find yourself overcome with an intense fear that you can’t explain. And then you notice their eyes…black…SOLID black. You want to run, but now they’re inside. It’s too late. They have you.
Eisner Award winner Joe Pruett (X-Men Unlimited, Cable) is joined by artist Szymon Kudranski (Spawn, Penguin: Pain and Prejudice) for this terrifying new horror series.
Find out more about the series here
A Geeked Gods pick of the week, I have heard great things about this book. It looks like another great Dark Horse comics series can’t wait to pick this up.
Writer: Matt Kindt
Artist: Matt Kindt
Colorist: Sharlene Kindt
Publisher Dark Horse Comics
From the Dark Horse Comics Site:
From New York Times best-selling MIND MGMT creator Matt Kindt comes an exciting new undersea sci-fi mystery.
Mia is a special investigator hired to uncover possible sabotage taking place at a deep-sea research station. What she finds is a mind-blowing crime scene filled with suspects with terrible secrets, strange deep-sea creatures, and an impending flood!
* Intricate mystery stories perfect for any fan of crime and sci-fi fiction!
“Kindt understands perfectly how to reveal his mystery to the reader.”—Publishers Weekly
“Matt Kindt is the man.”—Junot Díaz (Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao)
“Kindt has developed into one of the most exciting and original talents in the business.”—LA Times
A Geeked Gods pick great story-telling and amazing artwork which brings this vibrant world to life. The first two issues were a real treat can’t wait for this issue.
Written by Joe Harris
Art by Martin Morazzo
Published by Image Comics
From the Image Comics website
Cooperative forces have come to retrieve the Formulary stolen by the White Wizard long ago, but Project Snowfall is a secret they’ll wish they’d left buried.
For series info check out the Snow Fall page on the Image Comics site here
Tokyo Ghost #6
This is the Geeked Gods pick of the week. Tokyo Ghost is a great series check out our review of Vol 1 here http://www.thegeekedgods.com/review-tokyo-ghost-volume-1-atomic-garden/. This will be a must pick up for us as this story, and the artwork are on another level. Do yourself a favor and pick up this series.
Written by: Rick Remender
Art by: Sean Gordon Murphy
Art by: Matt Hollingsworth
Published by Image Comics
From the Image Comics site
Flak world’s new CCO, Davey Trauma, is making some changes to The Isles of Los Angeles more to his suiting. How could it get any worse? You’ll see. Constable Led Dent returns to his brutal beat, but he’s haunted by a ghost from Tokyo.
For series info check out the Tokyo Ghost page on the Image Comics site here
Let us know what are your picks for NCBD and what series you are excited about?